Event Management with Hospitality with Placement (FdA)

University of West London the United Kingdom

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The award

How long you will study
54 Months

Domestic course fees
GBP 6167

How you will study

Course starts

International course fees
GBP 7667

All study options

About Event Management with Hospitality with Placement at University of West London

Course summary

This course is aimed at those who want to forge a career in the planning and management of a range of events such as conferences, fundraising, exhibitions, concerts, sports events, festivals, weddings, corporate events, charity events, and fashion shows.

We take advantage of our London location, giving you the opportunity to attend high-profile events and a variety of venues to gain exposure to the industry in action. As well as live event projects, you'll learn through practical teaching such as case studies and team projects, to understand the fundamentals of event management.

Why choose this course?
Our events teaching campus is in Ealing, West London, with easy and quick access to central London where major events regularly take place. With our excellent location, there are opportunities to gain experience through placements and jobs at high profile events and a variety of venues. Attending our course helps put you right at the heart of the London and the international events management industry.

A period of planned work experience is an essential component of this course if the students have chosen the placement route. This will normally take place at the end of Level 5.

This is a work relevant course that combines academic study with practical skills, helping students to put theory into practice in a work related environment.

Career and study progression

With a core understanding of the intricacies of event management and hospitality, combined with work experience and exposure to an array of events across London, you will gain transferable skills for a range of careers in international or UK events management.

On successful completion you will be able to progress on to our BA (Hons) Event Management with Hospitality top-up degree.

For more details, please see the Career and study progression section.

Other options available for FdA Event Management with Hospitality with Placement

  • Full time - September 2017, Ealing site


Fees for home and EU students

Main fee£6,167

Fees for overseas students

Main fee£7,667Find out if you are a home or overseas student.


Help with funding is available to a range of students, whether you are studying full or part-time, in your home country or overseas.

You may be eligible for a student loan to cover the cost of tuition fees or a maintenance loan to support you during your studies. Additional funding is available to some types of students, such as those with dependants, disabled students and more. Find out more about applying for student loans and other funding options.

We also offer a range of scholarships and bursaries to help you. Current scholarships include:

  • Full Time Undergraduate Bursary: a £3,000 award for new undergraduate students.
  • Path to Success Scholarship: a £4,000 award for students on a four-year degree course with a foundation year. 

Other scholarships are also available, including awards for specific subjects. Find out more and check your eligibility for the scholarships and bursaries listed above.

Please note fees are paid for each year of study unless otherwise stated. You will be required to re-enrol and pay fees at the beginning of each academic year. Fees may be subject to government regulations on fee increases. Future inflationary increases will be applied to each subsequent year of the course, subject to government regulations on fee increases.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardFdAHow you will studyPart-timeHow long you will study54 months
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 6167International course feesGBP 7667

Entry requirements

Entry requirements

You will need 72 UCAS tariff points from Level 3 qualifications. These can include:

  • A Levels at grade B and C, or above
  • BTEC Extended Diploma with Merit, Merit, Pass
  • Access to HE Diploma

You also need GCSE English and Maths (grade A*-C) or Level 2 equivalents.

If you do not hold the above qualifications but possess relevant work experience, you are invited to apply. Your application will be considered on an individual basis.

International students

International students need to meet our English language requirement at either IELTS at 6.0 or above and a minimum of 5.5 for each of the 4 individual components (Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening).

In some countries where teaching is in English, we may accept local qualifications. Please visit http://www.uwl.ac.uk/international/your-country to check for local equivalencies.

We offer pre-sessional English language courses if you do not meet these requirements. Find out more about our English Language courses

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